In the video of the Ministry of Defense dedicated to the Day of Anti-Aircraft Missile Troops of the Air Force of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, one of the frames shows the side of the Patriotic Air Defense System with downed targets. May 13, when the “crash” of aircraft equipment took place in the Bryansk region of the Russian Federation.
On May 13, 2023, Russian mass media reported that a Mi-8 and Su-34 “crashed” in the Bryansk region of the Russian Federation. Russian Merchant All the machines that fell in the Bryansk region (“two Mi-8s, Su-34 and Su-35”) were part of an air group that was to deliver another missile-bomb attack on the Chernihiv region.
On May 13, 2023, three helicopters and an aircraft-type unmanned aerial vehicle were painted with a stencil on the machine of the Ukrainian Air Defense Forces.
What is the date behind the military man’s fist in the screenshot below, which shows two enemy fighter jets and cannot be traced.
On May 14, Yuriy Ignat, a representative of the Air Force of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, reported that “the third helicopter is already being talked about, so a total of five helicopters are in any trouble.”
At the time of the incident, the aggressors had been attacking the border area in the Chernihiv, Sumy and Kharkiv regions with impunity for weeks with guided airstrikes. After May 13, no such strikes were carried out in many directions.
- On May 16, 2023, the Starodub district administration of the Bryansk region is searching for the body of the pilot of the plane that “crashed on May 13” (they are talking about the Su-34), and is asking local residents for help.
- Russian television remained silent on the downing of helicopters and planes of the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation in the Bryansk region.